Blogs

Family | 22nd June 2021

Marriage breakdowns could head for their own lockdown

The easing of lockdown may have been the catalyst for the announcement by billionaire Bill Gates and his wife that they were heading for divorce...

Vanessa McMurtrie

Partner, Family

What happens to debt after someone dies?

When someone you love has passed away, the last thing you might be thinking about is debt. However, there are many misconceptions about debt and...

Sue Macleod

Associate, Trusts & Estates
Commercial & Corporate | 10th June 2021

Understanding whether the force may be with you

‘May the force be with you’ is usually the concern of Jedi knights heading to battle in Star Wars, rather than something that company directors...

Emma Reynolds

Paralegal, Commercial & Corporate

Companies must be on track for Covid-safe workplace

Companies anticipating a return to the workplace in July, if the Government’s route map stays on track, should be planning how to protect workers and...

Jane Crosby

Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution & Accredited Mediator
Commercial Property | 25th May 2021

Should you buy or rent a commercial property?

If you are looking to move your business, there is an important decision to be made around whether you should buy or rent premises. There...

Roderick Campbell

Partner, Head of Commercial Property

Power of Attorney & protecting the rights of people with...

Dementia Action Week runs 17th - 23rd May 2021 and is a national event that sees the public coming together to take action to improve...

Louise Harrhy

Partner, Head of Trusts & Estates
Personal Injury | 11th May 2021

Can I claim compensation after a crash caused by a...

If you have been involved in a road traffic accident, we understand how much of an effect it may have had on your life and...

Gerard Sanders

Partner, Head of Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence
Employment | 6th May 2021

Flexible Working: Your Questions Answered

As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, the way we work and live has been forever changed. Many people have enjoyed the flexibility of working...

Jane Crosby

Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution & Accredited Mediator
Family | 29th April 2021

Why do you need a cohabitation agreement?

If you live with your partner, or are considering moving in together, you may have thought about a cohabitation agreement. But do you actually need...

Vanessa McMurtrie

Partner, Family

Aspiring property hosts must check the small print

As the shutters lift on life, with shops and bars opening and holiday planning underway, property owners may be thinking of cashing in on the...

Lucy Penfold

Senior Solicitor, Dispute Resolution